Walking tour of Venice
A morning walking tour to live the real soul of Venice!
The specialized guide starts the experience in the breathtaking St. Mark’s Square where you will admire the Doge Palace, The Golden Basilica, Bell-tower and much more! Then you will enter in the labyrinth of “calli” (venetian narrow streets) and you will discover some of the most important point of interests as Santa Maria Formosa square, the Teatro Malibran, the Basilica di San Giovanni e Paolo, known as the Venetian Pantheon and the famous “Mercerie” (shopping street). The last point (but not the least) is Rialto Bridge with its traditional markets and San Giacometto Church: the first one of Venice (dates about 1000 A.C.). The Rialto area was the main commercial center of Venice Republic where merchants from all over the world, traded their exotic goods. The guide will narrate the amazing history and curiosities of the city and the monuments around you to you.
An unforgeable experience to learn history and legends about this incredible and unique city.
After the tour you will have the opportunity to visit a glass factory close to Saint Mark’s Square, where you can see a craftsman at work. Please note this is an optional, free tour lasting approximately 20 minutes.
- Departure time: Every day at 9:00 AM
- Duration: 1.30 hrs. approx (20 minutes more for demonstration in St. Mark’s Square)
- Languages: from April to October: English, French, Spanish, German: every day – Italian only on Saturday. The visit is monolingual.
From November to March: English every day – German on Monday and Friday – French on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday – Spanish on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. The visit could be bilingual.
|Know before to go||
The tour is monolingual from April to October but from November to March it can be bilingual
Guided tour with a qualified experienced guide
St. Mark's Square Clock Tower. Near the Exchange Office, which is a white building with a blue clock facade. Your guide will wait for you with a sign with 'Tour' on it.